Mississippi Residency Requirements
At least one spouse must have been a resident of Mississippi for six (6) months before filing of the Joint Complaint for Divorce.
Grounds For Divorce
A no-fault divorce may be granted on the grounds of irreconcilable differences.
Filing Your Mississippi Divorce
The basic steps for filing uncontested Mississippi divorce are as follows:
- Both spouses sign and date the Joint Complaint for Divorce.
- You file the Joint Complaint with the Clerk of the Chancery Court.
- The Chancellor or Judge completes your divorce by signing your Final Judgment.
Division of property & debt, child parenting plan (including child support,
visitation and custody), spousal support, and more are covered.
DivorceWriter provides forms specific to the state of Mississippi and offers a money back guarantee if your documents are not accepted by the Court. If you
purchase a Mississippi divorce, you are selecting the following forms:
- Joint Complaint for Divorce
- Separation and Property Settlement Agreement
- Cover Sheet
- Financial Statement(s)
- Certificate(s) of Compliance
- Notice of Hearing
- Final Judgment
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